Information Technology, Sample Thesis Papers

Types of Port Scanning

There are many types of Port Scans that can used. Some of these are discussed below.

 

The SYN scan involves the use of packets sent to a computer having the SYN flag set, the receiving system sending back a SYN/ACK flag set for acknowledgement, the first computer sending back the ACK flag set, and the receiving computer sending back one with a RST/ACK for reset or acknowledgement if the port is closed. All this is done for a full TCP connection not being made and the transaction not being logged. This stealthy nature of it helps attackers as they also do not want their connection with the target system be logged. Continue reading “Types of Port Scanning”

Information Technology, Sample Thesis Papers

Thesis: Modern Information Technology VS Frankenstein

Sample Thesis Paper

Modern technology is often perceived as Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein by doomsayers, claiming that our increasing reliance on computers will eventually lead to our destruction.  Interestingly, as a species, while on the one hand, we are romantically inclined towards the idea of apocalypse and our eventual role in it; one the other hand, we are both attracted to and weary of all new ideas and innovations. 

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Information Technology, Sample Thesis Papers

Thesis: Identification of the Gen Y shoppers

Sample Thesis Paper

Gen Y shoppers is identified by the ability to stay connected through the internet or the phones. The technological development has favored Gen Y shoppers, which mainly constitutes of those aged between 10 and 30 years. This generation is said to using the latest technology to connect with each other.

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